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Major Crime Unit Investigate Shooting Incident In La Valee, Frederiksted

April 03, 2019

On April 3, 2019 at around 3:20 am, 911 notified the Criminal Investigations Bureau about a female being shot in La Vallee, Frederiksted. Officers responded and discovered an unresponsive female.

The victim was transported to the Juan Luis Hospital where she was pronounced dead by the physician in the JFL Emergency room.

She was identified by next of kin as A’shyra Sweeney, age 22.

This case is under active investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau’s Major Crime Unit as a suspicious death at this time pending the Medical Examiner’s findings.

The CIB is asking anyone with information about this incident to please call (340) 778-2211, Crime Stoppers VI at 1 800-222 TIPS, or 911.

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